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The German economy is unlikely to rebound in the first quarter as the manufacturing slowdown continued, the Bundesbank said Monday. "The economic situation remained subdued after the turn of the year," the Bundesbank said in its monthly report. While the manufacturing sector could remain the...

UK households' assessment of their financial well-being fell to the lowest level in thirteen months in March, survey data from the IHS Markit showed on Monday. The IHS Markit Household Finance Index, or HFI, fell to 43.3 in March from 43.4 in February, marking the lowest reading since February 2018....

Czech Republic's producer price inflation rose further in February, figures from the Czech Statistical Office showed on Monday. The producer price index rose 3.6 percent year-on-year in February, following a 2.9 percent rise in January. Economists had expected a 3.4 percent rise in price. The...

Eurozone's merchandise trade surplus for January decreased sharply from a year ago with the pace of increase in imports outpacing that of exports. The trade surplus fell to EUR 1.5 billion in January from EUR 3.1 billion in the same month last year, figures from the euro area statistical office Eurostat...

Turkey's retail sales fell in January, but at a slower pace, data from the Turkish Statistical Institute showed on Friday. The retail sales volume fell a calendar adjusted 6.7 percent year-on-year in January, after an 8.8 percent slump in December. The biggest decline was in non-food sales, down...

Austria's consumer price inflation eased slightly in February to its lowest level in February, figures from Statistics Austria showed on Friday. The consumer price index climbed 1.5 percent year-on-year in February, following a 1.8 percent rise in January. The latest inflation rate was the weakest...

Czech industrial production fell in January, after rising in the previous month, data from the Czech Statistical Office showed on Friday. Industrial production fell a working day adjusted 1.1 percent in January, after a 1 percent gain in the previous month. In November, production grew 2.1 percent. The...

Germany's wholesale price inflation rose in February after slowing in the previous month, data from Destatis revealed on Friday. Wholesale price inflation rose to 1.6 percent in February from 1.1 percent in February. The wholesale price was influenced by price increase in wholesalers of cereals,...

The Netherlands' retail sales grew at the slowest pace in ten months, figures from the Central Bureau of Statistics showed on Friday. Retail sales climbed 1.6 percent year-on-year in January following a 2.4 percent rise in December. The pace of growth was slowest since March last year, when retail...

Eurozone inflation accelerated as expected in February, while the core price growth eased, latest figures from Eurostat confirmed on Friday. The harmonized inflation rose to 1.5 percent from January's 1.4 percent. The core inflation rate that excludes energy, food, alcohol and tobacco, slowed...

European car sales decreased for a sixth month in a row in February, despite recovery in some major markets such as Germany, figures from the European Automobile Manufacturers Association, or ACEA, showed on Friday. New car registrations fell 1 percent year-on-year following a 4.6 percent slump...

Ireland's consumer price inflation slowed marginally in February, after remaining steady in the previous month, data from the Central Statistics Office showed on Thursday. The consumer price inflation fell to 0.6 percent in February from 0.7 percent in December and January. Inflation was 0.6 percent...

Finland's consumer price inflation rose to the highest in three months in February, data from Statistics Finland showed on Thursday. The consumer price index rose 1.3 percent year-on-year in January, following a 1.1 percent rise in January. In the same period last year, inflation was 0.6 percent....

Turkey's industrial production decreased for a fifth consecutive month in January, but the pace of decline slowed, data from the Turkish Statistical Institute showed on Thursday. Industrial production fell calendar adjusted 7.3 percent year-on-year in January, after a 10.0 percent decline in December....

France consumer price inflation rose for the first time in seven months in February, final figures from the statistical office INSEE showed on Thursday. The consumer price index rose 1.3 percent year-on-year in February, after a 1.2 percent rise in January, was in line with the flash data. The...

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